Scores

Final

Hawaii 67

(9-6, 0-2 WAC)

Louisiana Tech 70

(4-10, 2-0 WAC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 6, 2007

    Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    HAW 31 3667
    LT 30 4070

    Top Performers

    Hawaii: M. Lojeski 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Louisiana Tech: T. McDowell 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl

    Louisiana Tech 70, Hawaii 67

    RUSTON, La. (AP) -- Trey McDowell scored 22 points and had six rebounds as Louisiana Tech edged past Hawaii 70-67 in a Western Athletic Conference game Saturday night.

    Hawaii (9-6, 0-2) struck first in the opening half and added seven more points before Harry Disy scored Louisiana Tech's first points with just over 15 minutes to go, cutting the Warriors' lead to 9-2. Tech (4-10, 2-0) ran off six points in a row before Hawaii scored again.

    With 8:15 on the clock in the first half, the Warriors scored eight unanswered points to take a 22-10 lead but were up by just one point, 31-30, at halftime.

    In the first six minutes of the second half, Tech took the lead, outscoring Hawaii 12-8 for a 42-39 score. The Bulldogs continued to add to their lead and get the win on 53.3 percent shooting in the second half.

    Chad McKenzie added 18 points for the Bulldogs and Disy finished the night with 11.

    Ahmet Gueye led the Warriors with 18 points, while Matt Lojeski had 16 and Dominic Waters added 12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HAW
    LT
    Points 67 70
    FG Made-Attempted 25-53 (.472) 29-65 (.446)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-13 (.308) 2-10 (.200)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 10-16 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 9

    2006-07 Season

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